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LACPO forum meeting Dec 2019

During this LACPO forum meeting the Law in Armed Conflict and Peace Operations (LACPO) group will discuss the paper on the jus ad bellum in 2040 which Terry Gill recently presented at West Point, the PhD research plan of Bas van Hoek on Accountability in relation to the application of […]

Terry Gill enters Order of Oranje Nassau

Terry Gill, UvA professor of military law and until 1 July 2019 also professor of military law at the Netherlands Defence Academy (NLDA) was awarded the royal decoration of “Officer of the Order of Orange Nassau” on the occasion of his farewell lecture from the NLDA on 19 September in […]

Fighting a War without using Violence

On Thursday, 24 October 2019, ACIL / LACMO PhD researcher Bart van den Bosch will defend his PhD thesis entitled ‘Fighting a War without using Violence: A study of the rules of International Humanitarian Law regulating military cyber operations below the threshold of attack’. Abstract In International Humanitarian Law (IHL), […]

Proportionality in International Humanitarian Law

On Wednesday, 2 October 2019 ACIL / LACMO PhD Researcher Jeroen van den Boogaard will defend his PhD thesis entitled ‘Proportionality in International Humanitarian Law – Principle, Rule and Practice.’ Abstract In his PhD thesis Jeroen van den Boogaard examines the principle of proportionality as it applies in international humanitarian […]